School Facilities


  Here is a list of some of the facilities which are available at Somerville Primary School.

  • 3 'Mobile IT Suites' - Consisting of 3 wireless enabled Lapsafes, each housing and charging 30 high performance Dell Latitude laptops.
  • Each classroom has a versatile Interactive Whiteboard while the new school nursery houses a SmartBoard.
  • Heated changing rooms.
  • School kitchens
  • Daily breakfast club
  • A school library with computer controlled lending and bar-code scanner, and additional research computers.
  • Two large halls with pianos, overhead projector, portable stage, large gymnastic apparatus and CD/tape system for assemblies, P.E./Dance lessons.
  • Two 50" Plasma screens situated in the main hall - Each screen is connected to a networked PC as well as to 2 remote cameras enabling live transmission of assemblies and other events.
  • A large playground with adventure play equipment, quiet areas, seating, concrete football pitch.
  • A smaller enclosed infant playground with play equipment and quiet areas.
  • Teacher Reprographics area including photocopying and laminating facilities.
  • A wide range of curriculum resources to support teaching and learning.
  • Audio-Visual equipment for video/DVD.
  • Swimming Pool/Sports Hall/Astro Turf pitches at Small Heath Leisure Centre used each week by classes.